Nhi is the director of gBETA Madison at gener8tor, a nationally-ranked gold-tiered accelerator. 

Nhi received her BS degrees (in Materials Science & Engineering and  Biomedical Engineering). She is completing her PhD in Materials Science at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Nhi’s research focuses on developing bioinspired materials for stem cell biomanufacturing. She has 5 issued patents stemming from her research and helped spin out Stem Pharm, a Madison-based biotech startup.

Nhi also works extensively with underserved communities through nonprofit involvement with the Doyenne Evergreen FundGraduate Engineering Research ScholarsGates Millennium Scholars Program, and Scholarship Junkies.